“We played well and remained focused during the match,” said Lady Porcupine’s head coach Leighann Strickland. “There are areas of improvement, but we are looking forward to our Area match against Glen Rose.”
Ashley Mainord led Pojo’s hitters with 11 kills, while Shelbi Meek handed out 16 assists.
Glen Rose had its hands full with a scrappy Burnet squad but prevailed in four sets to advance, on Tuesday.
The teams will meet to decide the Region I Area encounter on Friday. Brock High School will host the match, which is set to begin at 6:30 p.m.
In Class 4A, Aledo had little trouble in its first postseason match, sweeping Joshua in short order, 25-9, 25-7, 25-12. The Ladycats will face Wichita Falls Rider, who went five matches on Tuesday before eliminating Saginaw from the postseason.
Jacksboro High School has been set as the venue for the Region I Area tilt, which will be played out on Thursday, with a 8 p.m. start.